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Food to Change the World

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Wed, Oct 2 2013 - 6:30pm

Finding Justice, Health, Security and Sustainability in Good Food Read more »

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Vaughn Walker

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Wed, Oct 2 2013 - 7:00pm

Vaughn Walker, Retired Chief U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of California, 1989-2011 Read more »

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Thom Hartmann: The Crash of 2016

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Thu, Nov 21 2013 - 12:00pm

Thom HartmannSyndicated Talk Show Host; Author, The Crash of 2016: The Plot to Destroy America – and What We Can Do to Stop It Read more »

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Stephen Kosslyn: Top Brain, Bottom Brain

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Tue, Nov 12 2013 - 7:00pm

Stephen Kosslyn, Founding Dean, the Minerva Schools at the Keck Graduate Institute; Co-author, Top Brain, Bottom Brain: Surprising Insights into How You Think Read more »

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Do We Understand the Origins of Life?

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Thu, Oct 24 2013 - 7:00pm

This program is postponed due to the government shutdown. Please check back.

A Biologist and Chemist Confer on the Recipe for Life

Dr. Lynn Rothschild, Astrobiologist, NASA Ames Research Center Read more »

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Testarossa Winery Tour and Wine Tasting

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Sun, Oct 20 2013 - 1:00pm

Join us for a tour and wine tasting at Testarossa Winery, located in the historic Novitiate Winery in downtown Los Gatos. The winery was built in 1888 by Jesuit fathers and Testarossa still uses the same three-floor, gravity-flow facility for its winemaking and cellaring, making it one of the oldest continuously operating wineries in California. Of course, we will have time to sample a few of Testarossa’s limited-production wines from some of the state’s best known vineyard estates. Read more »

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Petrospective

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Fri, Oct 18 2013 - 11:00am

Congressional Testimony + 25

Paul Hawken, Author and Entrepreneur
Andy Revkin, Writer, The New York Times Dot Earth Blog

In 1988 NASA scientist James Hansen issued a clarion call at the first Congressional hearings about human caused climate disruption. In the ensuing 25 years the science has become more clear and the need for energy transformation more compelling. Yet global carbon emissions are rising and a peak is nowhere in sight. Read more »

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Ari Shavit: The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel

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Tue, Dec 3 2013 - 7:00pm

Ari Shavit, Senior Correspondent and Member of the Editorial Board, Haaretz; Author, My Promised Land: The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel Read more »

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Mark Halperin and John Heilemann: Game Change 2012

Mark Halperin and John Heilemann: Game Change 2012
Wed, Nov 13 2013 - 6:00pm

Mark Halperin, Editor-at-Large and Senior Political Analyst, Time; Co-author, Double Down: Game Change 2012; Twitter: @MarkHalperin
John Heilemann, National Political Correspondent and Columnist, New York Magazine; Co-author, Double Down: Game Change 2012; Twitter: @jheil
Melissa Griffin Caen, Political Analyst, "Mornings with Melissa," CBS SF; Political Writer, San Francisco Magazine; Attorney — Moderator; Twitter @melgriffincaen Read more »

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Edmund Phelps: Threats to Prosperity

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Mon, Nov 4 2013 - 6:00pm

Edmund Phelps, Director, Center on Capitalism and Society, Columbia University; Author, Mass Flourishing: How Grassroots Innovation Created Jobs, Challenge, and Change; Twitter: @EdmundPhelps Read more »

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